Add to Flipboard Magazine. December 22,2016 by Android Custom ROM Fix
Yeah! It’s Christmas for OP3T users in December 22! The Nougat OTA for OnePlus 3T comes as OxygenOS 4.0.0, BTW, and is already available as download.
It’s being reported that the update is same as the Open Beta 8 Nougat test build for OnePlus 3, that was release by OnePlus as first Android 7.0 build under the beta program, later upgraded to Open beta 9 build.
The OxygenOS 4.0.0 Nougat update for the OnePlus 3T packs in December security patch, as can be seen from the screenshots above.
While, the screenshot below shows the multi-window mode from Android Nougat, which is just one of the tons of new features you get in Nougat.
Looks like the Android 7.0-coming-soon clue GFXbench got us earlier was dead to the point, as we were already able to check out the OnePlus 3T Nougat build listed thereat.
•The Nougat OTA requires OxygenOS 3.5.4 installed on your device. So if that’s not the case, download the 3.5.4 Full ROM from here, and install it first. Then install the OxygenOS 4.0.0 Nougat OTA.
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Backup important files stored on your device before proceeding with the steps below, so that in case something goes wrong you’ll have backup of all your important files.
÷ How to Update OnePlus 3T Nougat 7.0 Oxygen OS 4.0.0.
»» Method 1: Using device storage
Step 1. Download Oxygen OS 4.0.0 OnePlus 3T Nougat 7.0 update.
Step 2. Transfer the downloaded update file to your OnePlus 3T. Remember its location. (You can also download the update directly on phone, in which case, it should be in download folder.)
Step 3. Boot your OnePlus One into recovery mode:
Power off your OnePlus 3T. Wait for 6-7 seconds after screen goes off.
Press and hold Power + Volume up together until you see anything on screen.
Use volume buttons to bring up Recovery mode option at the top of the screen.
And then press Power button to select recovery mode option. That’s it you’ll boot into recovery mode.
Step 4. Install the update. Use the instruction for your recovery.
In 3e recovery, use volume buttons to navigate to ‘install update ..’ option and then press power button to select it.
Now, select the update file that you transferred to OnePlus 3T in step 2 above. Confirm this and Oxygen OS 2.0.1 update will be installed on your device.
→ If OTA update doesn’t install using the above method, just use the full ROM file, it should install without problem.
Step 5. The update will start installing, so just wait until that is finished. When it’s done, you will be back in recovery’s homescreen.
Step 6. Select ‘Reboot system now’ to restart your OnePlus 3T.
»» Method 2: Using ADB Sideload
Note: Again, you’ll need a stock recovery.
Step 1. Setup ADB and Fastboot on your PC.
Step 2. Download the OTA update .zip file on your PC and rename it to ota.zip.
Step 3. Enable USB debugging:
Go to your phone’s settings » About phone » and tap “Build number” Seven times. This will enable Developer options on your phone.
Now go to Settings » Developer options » and tick the USB debugging check box.
Step 4. Connect your OnePlus 3T to PC.
Step 5. Now open the folder on PC where you downloaded the ota.zip file and then open a command window inside the folder. To do that, do a “Shift + Right click” on any empty white space inside the folder and select “Open command window here”from the context menu.
Step 6. Now issue the following window to command window to reboot your device into recovery mode:
adb reboot recovery
└ Check your phone’s screen, if it’s asking for “Allow USB debugging”, accept it by selecting OK/Yes.
Step 7. Once in recovery mode, use Volume buttons to navigate up and down between options and Power button to select an option.
Step 8. Select the “Install from USB” option. on the device,
Step 9. Now issue the following command to finally begin installing the OTA:
adb sideload ota.zip
└ This will begin the OTA installation.
Step 10. Once the OTA zip is installed, select reboot from the main menu of recovery to restart the device.
That’s it. You successfully installed the update.